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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Bancroft, Nebraska

 
Clickable Map of Cuming County, Nebraska and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Cuming County, NE (4) Burt County, NE (1) Colfax County, NE (1) Dodge County, NE (7) Stanton County, NE (1) Thurston County, NE (4) Wayne County, NE (2)  CumingCounty(4) Cuming County (4)  BurtCounty(1) Burt County (1)  ColfaxCounty(1) Colfax County (1)  DodgeCounty(7) Dodge County (7)  StantonCounty(1) Stanton County (1)  ThurstonCounty(4) Thurston County (4)  WayneCounty(2) Wayne County (2)
West Point is the county seat for Cuming County
Bancroft is in Cuming County
      Cuming County (4)  
ADJACENT TO CUMING COUNTY
      Burt County (1)  
      Colfax County (1)  
      Dodge County (7)  
      Stanton County (1)  
      Thurston County (4)  
      Wayne County (2)  
 
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1Nebraska (Cuming County), Bancroft — 31 — Bancroft
Bancroft was the home of John G. Neihardt between 1900 and 1920. Here he wrote all of his short stories and lyric poetry including A Bundle of Myrrh, The Splendid Wayfaring, and the Quest and began his epic poem A Cycle of . . . Map (db m159850) HM
2Nebraska (Cuming County), Bancroft — 207 — John G. Neihardt Center
John Gneisenau Neihardt (1881-1973), teacher, philosopher, and Nebraska Poet Laureate, moved to Bancroft in 1900. Here he first became acquainted with Indians, married, and began his major work, A Cycle of the West, a five-part epic poem . . . Map (db m161558) HM
3Nebraska (Cuming County), Bancroft — 291 — John G. Neihardt Study
The building was erected on this site in the 1890s for August Hartman and used as a residence by various owners until 1964. Poet John G. Neihardt rented the building from 1911 through 1920 for a study. Here he wrote his lyrics, prose, and part . . . Map (db m161556) HM
4Nebraska (Cuming County), Bancroft — M60A3 TankBuilt in 1775 — Weight 53.45 Ton —
Transported on a 107 foot tractor-trailer to present location on Sept. 12. 1996 from the Army National Guard base at Mead, NE. Dedicated Nov. 11. 1996 In memory of all who servedMap (db m161559) HM WM
 
 
  
 
 
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Oct. 4, 2022